Tag Archives: Kids

Trove of Toys
Tesoro de Juguetes

Esta vez, la segunda mano fue de primera categoría. Los días de fiesta llegaron en línea rápida para cientos de niños del Bronx Quienes recibieron...
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Raise the age, save in spades
Aumentar la edad, ahorrar en palas

Lywan Reed spent three years incarcerated. ‎”I was terrified.” He was 16 when first jailed, first at Rikers for four months and then at the...
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Digital Diaspora
Diáspora digital

Es un plan de estudios de ilusionismo. Lehman College, de la City University of New York (CUNY, por sus siglas en inglés), se ha asociado...
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Mothers on a Mission
Madres en una misión

One organization has issued a set of New Year's resolutions calling on mothers everywhere to preserve advances in human rights. Moms...
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Talking the Bronx – 12.28.16
Hablando del Bronx – 12.28.16

Visit the Van Cortlandt House through Sun., Jan 8th to get a glimpse of what Christmas looked like during the colonial period. The house is decorated...
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To Teach His Own
Enseñar lo propio

Expand the eval. The city has announced an update to its teacher evaluation system, implementing a method that relies more heavily on measures...
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Giving Back(Packs)
Retribuir con mochilas

¿Qué podría hacer Elizabeth Rodríguez para ayudar a los niños que huyen por seguridad a los Estados Unidos? Esto puede parecer una...
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A Mission of Compassion
Una misión de compasión

He would have given you the shirt off his back. And so his parents now are committed to giving back, while raising awareness, as part of their annual...
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Linking in for a lift up
Conectados por una mejora

In the Bronx, one in four households currently does not have Internet access. But now, thousands of Bronx families living in public housing are about...
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Missteps at Success
Ojos de Stringer sobre Success

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer has released the results of his audit on Success Academy, the city’s largest charter school network...
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Bank on the Books
Apostar por los libros

Scholars, take note. Municipal Credit Union (MCU) is currently accepting applications for the 2017 Scholarship Program. MCU will award $66,000...
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The Hug at the White House
El abrazo en la Casa Blanca

Este detective pasó de navegar por el metro a mirar las estrellas en la Casa Blanca. Recientemente, mientras andaba en el metro, Ian Aquino...
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The Billionaire Buoys Club
Los Million-arios del Mar

Llámelos Millon-arios. Jóvenes locales se han convertido en miembros de un club especial cuyas actividades incluyen concentrarse...
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Radiator blast kills two Bronx toddlers
Una explosión de radiador mata a dos niñas del Bronx

Two young girls were killed in their Bronx apartment on Wednesday after suffering severe burns from a radiator blast while they were sleeping...
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Talking the Bronx – 12.14.16
Hablando del Bronx – 12.14.16

Experience a series of short plays by the Puerto Rican Traveling Theater on Sun., Dec 18th. 48 Hours in El Bronx, brings together 6 playwrights...
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Will ACA repeal wreak havoc?
¿La revocación de ACA causará caos?

More than a million New Yorkers would lose their health insurance with even a partial repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), according to...
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ACS head Carrión steps down
Carrión, cabeza de la ACS, renuncia

Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) Commissioner Gladys Carrión, who came under fire this year after two young children died...
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Contact via lens
Contacto a través de la lente

Straight out of Brooklyn – the city’s video visitation program for prisoners on Rikers Island will, for the first time, be expanded beyond that borough...
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Catch on to Kinder Applications
Atención a la Aplicación

The kindergarten application process is officially underway. All students born in 2012 who currently live in New York City are eligible to attend...
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(Mini-fest) Loisaida Center
(Mini-fest) Loisaida Centro

The Minifest is an event that celebrates family inclusiveness in all communities. The Loisaida Center organization, part of the Acacia...
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On their marks
En sus marcas

Instruments can be hard to come by at WHIN. String and brass instruments tend to be expensive. So most children in The Washington Heights...
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Hunger Pains
El hambre duele

Aunque la tasa de desempleo en la ciudad de Nueva York ha disminuido en los últimos años y más hombres y mujeres están trabajando...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.30.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.30.16

Sedgwick Library invites teens to the Hour of Code on Tues., Dec. 5th, and Wed., Dec. 7th from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. and on Thurs., Dec. 8th...
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Peril-free Parrandas
Parrandas libre de riesgos

No lo traiga a casa de sus vacaciones. Oficiales de salud de la ciudad están instando a los viajeros, especialmente residentes...
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Frontline Funding
Financiamiento de vanguardia

Están poniendo ayuda detrás de la ayuda. Enviando un mensaje "simple pero firme" de que la comunidad inmigrante debe ser protegida tras...
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The Future of Foster
El futuro del cuidado temporal

Hack to help. New York City will host its first hackathon event designed to support more than 9,000 youth currently in foster care...
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“I’m proud of the mom I am”
“Estoy orgullosa de la mamá que soy”

Si bien las mujeres jóvenes en cuidado temporal a menudo luchan por sentirse cómodas con su falta de un hogar permanente, las residentes...
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Stewards at the Square
Joya de patio

Call them the keepers of the Quad. Bronx Community College (BCC) administrators and students recently gathered to unveil the newly...
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The Pride Personnel
El Personal de Orgullo

“El dar de vuelta no comienza mañana, o en algunos años”, dijo Sone Keith. “Comienza ahora mismo”. El estudiante de escuela superior...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.09.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.09.16

On Sun., Nov. 13th at 6:00 p.m., The Royal Winnipeg Ballet is performing its rendition of Dracula at the Lehman Center for the first time...
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Deal in a Diversity Officer
Necesitamos un director de diversidad

El acceso de un estudiante a una educación de calidad nunca debe estar determinado por su código postal, pero desafortunadamente eso...
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On the run
En la carrera

NYC 2016 Marathon participant, Laura Betros, was all smiles as she ran to raise more than $4,000 for Astor Services for Children and...
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Home Base
Hogar sede

It is the only site in the borough – and currently home to just two residents.But the facility on Ryer Avenue represents the expansion of...
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Talking the Bronx – 11.02.16
Hablando del Bronx – 11.02.16

Drop by the Sedgwick Library on Wed., Nov. 9th at 11:00 a.m. to develop your resume. Guests will be assigned a librarian to assist those in...
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School Suspensions Down, but Disparities Persist
Las disparidades persisten en las suspensiones

School suspensions in New York City fell last year, but the latest data shows that African-American children still are much more likely...
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Consumer Tips for Open Enrollment
Consejos al Consumidor

Open enrollment under the Affordable Care Act begins November 1, 2016 and lasts until January 31st 2017. If you want your coverage to...
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